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Parks and Recreation Director, Ben Vail

Contact at 701-9754 or 372-6363

Click HERE to E-Mail the Director of Parks & Recreation

 

 

 


CALENDAR

 

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ST. GEORGE DAYS P&R NEWS!

 

Thank you to all volunteers who helped with the Road Race, Father-Son Game and Old-Timers Game.  It was a great two days!  If you have suggestions or comments you would like to share, please contact Ben Vail at the contact numbers at the top of the page.  We are looking forward to the 2015 STG DAYS already!

 

 

SATURDAY JULY 19

MARSHALL POINT 5K ROAD RACE

RESULTS

Race Winners:  Darren Winchenbach   19:42
Julia Bachelder    21:13
Age Group Winners:  <17   Zach Cody, Grace Cody
18-29  Lucas Brower,  Bachelder
30-39  Steve Suomi, Ann Welch
40-49  Lloyd Bracy, Kelly Hall
50-59  Reade Brower, Leslie Piercy
60-69  Steve Cartwright, Ellen Spring
70+     Art Warren, Jane Rasmussen
Overall Results-  1.  Darren Winchenbach 19:42,  2.  Lucas Brower 20:32,  3.  Steven Suomi 21:09  4.  Julia Bachelder 21:13,  5.  Steve Cartwright  21:23   6.  Kyle Weaver  21:57,  7.  Seth Knowlton  22:40, 
8.  Lloyd Bracy  22:58,  9.  Randall Thissell  23:10,  10.  Grace Cody 23:16  11.  Zach Cody  23:21,   12.(tie)  Rob Hamilton, Leslie Piercy  23:30,  14.  Calvin May  24:17,  15.  Jesse Barker  24:22,  16.  Mark Merchant  24:39,   17.  Ann Welch  24:44,  18.  Kelly Hall  24:51, 
19.  Will Minor  26:17,  20.  Chris Minor  26:18,  21.  Reade Brower  26:32,  22.  Peter Johnson  26:47,   23.  Fletcher Hall  27:17, 
24.  Art Warren  27:24,  25.  Johanna Pittman  27:41 ,  26.  John Beeckel  28:54,  27.  Meg Rasmussen  29:25,  28.  Don Clarkson  29:43,  29.  Wyatt Bracy  29:58,  30.  Miles Bracy  30:10,  31.  Robert Bracy  30:12,  32.  Kylea Odone  30:25,  33.  Skip Bracy  30:52, 
34.  Sarah Villard  31:08,  35.  Ellen Spring  32:33,  36.  Susan Anderson  33:25,  37.(tie)  Troy Dudash, Mike Dudash  35:00, 
39.(tie)  Kaden Melquist, Becky Melquist   35:23,  41.  Karen Cassette  36:03,  42.  Liam Bracy  36:10,  43.  Marge Baird  36:39,  44.  Doug Baird  37:38,  45.  Jane Rasmussen  43:27,  46.  Pam Doherty  45:26, 
47.(tie)  Russell Pemberton, Dwight Pemberton  52:17,  48. (tie)  Sandra Pemberton, Marion Waters   60:01

 

 

STG DAYS FATHER-SON GAME

ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON, THERE WAS A SPIRITED AND COMPETITIVE GAME ON THE TOWN LANDING FIELD THAT ENDED WITH THE "SONS" PREVAILING 8-6. CONGRATULATIONS TO NOAH, JONAH, ZACK AND GAVIN FOR THEIR BIG WIN!  CONSOLATION PRIZES AND IBUPROPHEN TO RAYMIE, BRICE, SCOTT AND BEN.

 

 

 

 

 

SUNDAY JULY 20

OLD-TIMERS SLOW PITCH SOFTBALL

A NEW TRADITION WAS INTRODUCED WITH MUCH SUCCESS ON SUNDAY WHEN THE "RED" OLD-TIMERS DEFEATED THE "BLUE" 10-6.  THE ROSTERS OF OUR PLAYERS ARE LISTED BELOW.  THANKS TO ALL THE PLAYERS, FANS, VOLUNTEERS AND PARTICULARLY THE BOOSTERS AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS WHO SUPPORTED THE GAME AND THE CONCESSIONS.  ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE GAME FEES WILL BE PRESENTED TO THE ST. GEORGE FIRE AND AMBULANCE IN MEMORY OF TIM HOLMES, WHILE ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE CONCESSIONS WILL GO TO ASSIST CHRIS LEAVITT'S FAMILY WHILE HE RECOVERS FROM SURGERY.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUMMER CLINIC NOTICES

 

THE FOLLOWING CLINICS ARE OPEN TO INTERESTED ST. GEORGE YOUNGSTERS.  IF INTERESTED, GO TO

WWW.THOMASTONREC.COM

 

 


Oceanside Tennis July 28th - August 1st
Thomaston Tee Ball August 4th - August 7th

North Atlantic Gymnastics August 11th - August 15th 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RED OLD-TIMERS ROSTER: Karl Schwab, Fred Campbell, Jesse Wilgus, Craig Gauthier, Dawn Gauthier, Brandon Caron, Ben Caron, AJ Staples, Ed King, Jerry Hughes, Raymie Upham, Cheyenne Gauthier, Josh McPhail.

BLUE OLD-TIMERS ROSTER:  Craig Wilgus, Terry Banda, Chris Chadwick, Paul Estes, Gary Minery, Jed Miller, Wil Gibney, Raymond Montgomery, Travis Simmons, Eric Nelson, Cody Ward, Rick O'Malley

note: please contact 701-9754 if you find an error or omission in the rosters.

 

 

 

 

           Senior Luncheon

 

 

 

 

SENIOR CITIZENS

Monthly Pot Luck Luncheon

NEXT LUNCHEON:  SEPTEMBER 9 AT 11:30.  BRING YOUR SUMMER STORIES AND YOUR IDEAS FOR LUNCEON PROGRAMS AND FUTURE TRIPS. IN THE MEANTIME, HAVE A WONDERFUL REST OF OUR SUMMER!

 

 

TRIP NEWS: HOPE ELEPHANT TOURS STILL HAVE A FEW SEATS AVAILABLE.   SEATS LEFT FOR UNION WINERY TOUR, AND SEATING STILL AVAILABLE FOR NOVEMBER SHOPPING TRIP

 

 

 

  

 

 

  

TENNIS ANNOUNCEMENT

 The 2014 Tennis season is underway!  Beginning in June, there will be a sign up sheet to reserve the courts 24 hours in advance.

NOTE:  FOR THOSE THAT LIKE TO PLAN AHEAD, THE COURTS WILL BE CLOSED JULY 29-31 FROM 9-10 AM FOR AN ADULT TENNIS CLINIC.

COMMUNITY TENNIS PROGRAM

 

All are welcome for play within Community Tennis Format during the following times with no prior sign in: 

 

  • Saturday 8-10 AM
  • Sunday 2-4 PM
  • Wednesday 8-10 AM



For more Information on the Community Tennis Format: call 372-6398

 

 

        

  

 

            

                  

DUTCH SOCCER ACADEMY

REGISTRATION

 

St. George Parks and Recreation is proud to partner with Blueberry Cove Camp to bring the DUTCH SOCCER ACADEMY to St. George August 11-15.  For more information or to register, please click on the link above or go directly to

www.dutchsocceracademy.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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By joining our automated email list you'll be the very first to know about all the latest Parks & Rec. registrations, news, announcements, cancellations, etc. as all the newest information will be delivered directly to your email "inbox"!  No more digging for flyers in your child's lunch pail, backpack or laundry.  No more having to buy a local newspaper or scouring past newsletters for announcements.  No more having to rely on what you child heard in school or what their friends thought they might have heard  Have it all delivered directly to you!

Simply click on the link ("Join our email list") above, follow the instruction making sure to check off the appropriate boxes for the information you'd like to receive.  Don't delay as things will soon be getting very busy very soon!  Thanks in advance for signing up.

 

PARKS & RECREATION COMMITTEE MEETING

The next committee meeting will be in late August, date and time TBA in the St George Town Office.  These meetings are open to the public and all are invited to attend.

 

 

PARKS & RECREATION

BOOSTERS ON FACE BOOK

"Like" us on our Face Book page by clicking on the Facebook icon or simply type "St.George Rec. Boosters" on the Face Book "Search" line. 

 

 

 

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ACTIVITIES FOR ADULTS

 

Strength Class:

When: Monday-Wednesday-Friday, 8:00am-8:45am
Where: At the Town Office (Above the Fire Station)
For Whom: Open to all interested

Contact: Angie Vachon  C.P.T. @ 542-2720

 


 

YOGA IS BACK! 

 

Morning Yoga classes with Melissa Derbyshire will resume beginning May 6th, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:30-8:30.  For more information, please contact Melissa Derbyshire at 372-9937

 

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FUN FOR ALL AGES

St. George Bicycle Route:

Enjoy a scenic ride along this route

See link in right margin for more information

 

 

Tennis Courts- Open to the public with the exception of July 8-10 from 9-3 for a youth tennis clinic

Located at Leppanen Field (The Big Ball Field)

on Route 131 in Tenants Harbor

(1 mile south of the Town Office/ Fire Station/ School)

 

Walking Trails:

See Link in right margin for more information on the Town Forest and Fort Point Trails.

 


 

Parks & Recreation Committee Information

Now accepting applications for 2014-15 Committee!

 

 

Members
Term Expires
Raymond Upham, Chairperson
2015
Meghan Miller, Vice-chairperson
2015
Craig Gauthier
2015
Gary Minery
2015
Open Seat
Open Seat
Open Seat

  

Responsibilities

The Parks & Recreation Committee shall oversee all resources, facilities & programs of a recreational nature, strive to maintain and improve the physical and mental fitness of the community, and administer, in cooperation with the Town Manager, the recreational programs to include all segments of the community on a year round basis.

Past P & R Committee responsibilities have included, but have not been limited to:

 

  • Monthly committee meetings with the P & R Director for updates & idea sharing.
  • Participate in department sponsored events as much a possible (IE; Saturday basketball games, events, fund raisers, etc.)
  • Assist in event set-up, operations, clean-up & fund raising whenever possible.
  • Help promote and advertise the department’s events & offerings
  • Follow the department’s “Mission Statement”, “Core Values” & “Vision Statement”
  • Respect and adhere to the department’s policies and guidelines.
  • Promote good sportsmanship, fair play & leadership by example
  • Assist in recruiting volunteer coaches, umpires, referees, and other helpers

 

The Parks & Rec. Committee consists of seven voting members and two or more alternate members that are appointed annually by the Select Board.

The Parks & Rec. Director attends the monthly P & R Committee meetings to update members on activities and to coordinate efforts to further the goals of the Committee.

Volunteer applications for the P & R Committee and all coaching positions are available for printing in the column to the right (Applications)

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St. George Parks & Rec logo

Art Work by Doug Anderson & Adrian Hall of Maine Printing & Embroidering

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

ADULT SUNDAY SOFTBALL BEGINS SUNDAY, JUNE 22

3-4:30 PM.

CONTACT PERSON: JESSE WILGUS  542-5913

COME ON OUT AND JOIN IN THE FUN!

ITS NOT TOO EARLY TO SIGN UP YOUR CHILD FOR 14-15 YOUTH SPORTS.  PLEASE SEE THE SPORTS REGISTRATION LINK IN THE RIGHT MARGIN BELOW.

 


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Parks & Recreation Committee Information

The Parks and Recreation Committee will meet on:  next meeting late August TBA

  • Click here to view the meeting agenda.
  • Click here to view the meeting minutes.
  • Click HERE for Committee members & responsibilities

Applications

For folks interested in being a Coach or becoming a member of the P & R Committee or Boosters

The required form to be completed and submitted before resident kids can participating in any of our K-6th grade athletic offerings.

 


Documents

Directions to Facilities:


Department Information


Other Information


What We Do


St. George Parks & Recreation Department is responsible for scheduling, prepping and maintaining multiple fields, courts, parks and playgrounds for the many spring, summer & fall youth sports activities, teams & leagues.

The P & R department also organizes, oversees & maintains local winter youth basketball teams and leagues from 2nd-6th grade.  We host the traditional "Mussel Ridge Hoops Basketball Tournament" for 3rd/4th graders in March as well as offer free basketball & soccer clinics for children in kindergarten & first grade. 

In addition, the department organizes, oversees and sponsors programs for adults and local senior citizens. 

The Parks & Recreation Department's offerings for "St. George Days" include the Marshall Point 5K Lighthouse Loop, The Celebrity Dunk Tank, our Home Run Derby and ending with our Family Fun Field Day.

 


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